Volume 48                                                 CONTENTS                                                     2014


Volume 48, Number 1                                                                                                                      OCTOBER 2014


 

SPECIAL ISSUE

 

African Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Food Security

Hassan O. Kaya (Guest Editor)

 

Editorial

i-ii

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Hassan O. Kaya Indigenous Knowledge of Wild-food Resources among  Children in Tanzania

1-8

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Ally Z. Lyana  and Nlooto Manimbulu Culture and Food Habits in Tanzania and Democratic  Republic of Congo

9-21

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Fanti S. Pitso  and Mmola R. Lebese   Traditional Uses of Wild Edible Plants in Arid Areas of  South Africa

23-31

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Yonah N. Seleti  and Gaoshebe Tlhompho  Rural Women Subsistence Farmers, Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Agricultural Research in South Africa

33-41

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Ally Z. Lyana   Perceptions of African Indigenous Hunting Communities in Tanzania on Use of Game Meat Resources

43-52

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Hassan O. Kaya and Ally Lyana Knowledge and Perceptions of Rural Communities on  Wild Food Resources Consumption in Tanzania

53-60

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Joseph N. Lekunze  Market Analysis of Pumpkin Leaves:  An Indigenous Vegetable in North West Province, South Africa

61-71

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Joseph N. Lekunze   Market Analysis of Cowpeas-Leaves:  An Indigenous Vegetable in North West Province, South Africa

73-81

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Gaoshebe Tlhompho African Indigenous Food Security Strategies and Climate Change Adaptation in South Africa

83-96

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Gregory Kamwendo and Juliet Kamwendo Indigenous Knowledge-Systems and Food Security:  Some  Examples from Malawi

97-101

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SPECIAL ISSUE

 

Advancing Indigenous Knowledge (IK) in Sustainable Teaching and Learning Practices to Promoting Economic Development

 

Micheal M. Van Wyk (Guest Editor)

 

Editorial

i-iii

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Peter Kwaira and Mishack T. Gumbo Applying Design and Technology Education in Addressing Farmers’ Problems in the Makonde Rural District, Zimbabwe

103-113

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John Makala Lilemba and Yonah Matemba Reclaiming Indigenous Knowledge of Mafwe in a Post-colonial Namibian Curriculum

115-122

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Norma R. A. Romm Indigenous Ways of Knowing and Possibilities for Re-envisaging Globalization:  Implications for Human Ecology

123-133

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M. E. Baloyi Paying Lobola When My Wife Dies: An African Pastoral Study about the Practice of Forcing People to Pay Lobola After Their Wives Passed Away

135-143

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M. J. van Breda Truants’ Perceptions of Parental Involvement in Their Education: How Can Parents Assist?

145-151

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Taole Matshidiso Joyce Against All Odds:  How Do Primary Teachers Navigate in  Multi-grade Teaching Contexts

153-159

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Bobo Segoe Tutor Support in an Open Distance Learning (ODL) Environment for Upgrading Teachers

161-169

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Petro Marais and Alena van Schalkwyk   Open  Distance Learning Community Engagement:  Identifying the Needs of a Community School

171-179

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Micheal M. Van Wyk The NamaStap as Indigenous Identity and Cultural Knowledge

181-188

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Charity Dewah and Micheal M. Van Wyk   The Place of Indigenous Cultural Games by Educators in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics

189-197

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Volume 48, Number 2                                                                                                                            NOVEMBER 2014


 

Kenosi Maholela and Chitja Twala   The Social, Environmental and Economic Factors Leading to the Degradation of the Sacred Sites in the Eastern Free State,  South Africa

199-205

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Elizabeth Mnyandu, Unathi Kolanisi, Muthulisi Siwela and Eric O.  Amonsou Consumer Perceptions and Acceptability of Egg Powder as a Preservation Technique for Rural Household Food Security in Impendle, Kwa Zulu-Natal, South Africa

207-217

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R. Mukwevho and F. D. K. Anim   Factors Affecting Small Scale Farmers in Accessing Markets:  A Case Study of Cabbage Producers in the Vhembe District,  Limpopo Province of South Africa

219-225

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Michael Bamidele Fakoya Natural Resource, Value added and Economic Growth:  Empirical Analysis from Selected African Countries

227-233

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B. Muchara, B. Letty, A. Obi, P. Masika, G. Ortmann, E. Wale and M. Mudhara The Role of Capital Assets and Institutions in the Success and Failure of Smallholder Irrigation Schemes in South Africa

235-247

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Michael Bamidele Fakoya Contingency Approach to Sustainable Water Cost Management in a South African Brewery

249-255

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Johannes Tsheola, Mokoko Sebola, Phophi Nembambula and Matshidisho Ledwaba Quotidianism of  “Newness” in “Oldness”:  Modernism, Poverty and Inequality in South Africa

257-266

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S. M. Kang’ethe   Exploring Efforts of Integrating Progressive Aspects of Cultures  into Development and Purging Retrogressive Ones from Development Framework in a Score of African Countries

267-274

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Pius Tangwe Tanga and Eleanor Hendricks The Perception of the Effectiveness of School Sex Education as a Means of Reducing Pregnancies in South Africa: The Case of the Blue Crane Route Municipality, South Africa

275-283

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Tunde Ezekiel Lawal and Olubukola Oluranti Babalola Assessing the Associated Challenges in the Use of  Animal Manure in Plant Growth

285-297

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Nsizwazikhona Simon Chili   The Ecology of Teaching:  Efficiency, Efficacy and Effectiveness of Teaching and Learning of Tourism in Township High Schools

299-312

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Edmore Kori Unpacking the Ecological Remnants of Zimbabwe’s Land Reform Using the Ecological Footprint Tool

313-319

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O. S. Obadire, M. J.  Mudau, J.  Zuwarimwe and P. Sarfo-Mensah Participation Index Analysis for CRDP at Muyexe in Limpopo Province, South Africa

321-328

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Dewald van Niekerk From Burning to Learning: Adaptive Governance to Wildfires  in the North-West Province of South Africa

329-339

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Shashi Jain, Dashrath Bhati and Neha Saxena Incorporation of Groundnut Meal in Selected Products after Removal of Aflatoxin

341-346

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Volume 48, Number 3                                                                                                                            DECEMBER 2014


 

Patrick Hitayezu, Edilegnaw Wale Zegeye and Gerald F. Ortmann   Some Aspects of Agricultural Vulnerability to Climate Change in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, South Africa: A Systematic Review

347-356

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Shakespear Mudombi and Godwell Nhamo Access to Weather Forecasting and Early Warning Information by Communal Farmers in Seke and Murewa Districts, Zimbabwe

357-366

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Sikhulile B. Msezane and Awelani V. Mudau   Reconnoitering the Stimulus of Environmental Education in Reducing Improper Solid Waste Disposal:  A Case of St Marcia School in the Mkhondo Village in Mpumalanga in South Africa

367-374

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L. B. Juta  and N. S. Matsiliz Challenges of Providing Affordable Human Settlement in a Selected Township in the Western Cape, South Africa

375-382

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J. Nowata, A. Belete and D. Norris Farmers Perspectives towards the Rehabilitation of the Irrigation Schemes in Sekhukhune District of the  Limpopo Province, South Africa

383-391

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Longshibeni N. Kithan Socio-economic Importance of Bamboo among the Nagas of Nagaland

393-397

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Ntombizehlile Ncube, Pius Tangwe Tanga and Blessward Bhumira The Impact of De-agrarianisation on the Socio-economic Well-being of Rural Inhabitants in South Africa

399-406

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S. M. Kang’ethe  and Tatenda Manomano   Exploring the Reconstruction and Development Programme (RDP) Residents’ Perceptions of Housing Allocation Malpractices in Golf Course, Alice Town, Eastern Cape,  South Africa

407-415

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DemessewAlemu Woldetsadik and Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi Gender Responsiveness of HIV/AIDS Awareness Program in Addis Ababa

417-422

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Jyoti V. Vastrad, Rajashri Kotur  and Shameembanu A. Byadgi Occupational Health Hazards of Agricultural Laborers

423-429

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A. K.  Lindsay and M. Kongolo Rural Roads and Agricultural Development in Swaziland

431-438

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Pululu Sexton Mahasa  and Tabukeli Musigi Ruhiig Medical Waste Management Practices in North Eastern  Free State, South Africa

439-450

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N. G. P. Hendricks and M. D. Magano    The Emotional Needs of Urban HIV/AIDS Affected Learners  in the Intermediate and Senior Phases

451-459

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Evans L. Chimoita, Herman E. Embeywa and Joseph P. Gweyi-Onyango   Secondary School Teachers’ Understanding of Energy Flow in Ecosystems: Carbon Sink and Sequestration Perspective

461-467

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Index

469-471

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